Teaching Assistant job - Cardiff

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
12 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Teaching Assistant job - Cardiff - general Teaching Assistant required, Nursery class - full time

Job - Teaching Assistant - Cardiff
Full time job within a Nursery Class

I am currently looking for a general Teaching Assistant for a long-term, full time job to start in April 2018. This job will be supporting pupils in the nursery department of very large mainstream Primary school, located near the centre of Cardiff, as part of an increase in intake of pupils (rising 3's). This school is extremely easy to access via public transport.

The successful candidate will have experience, and extensive knowledge of supporting the Foundation Phase Curriculum and Early Years Development. You will be supporting the pupils to achieve developmental milestones and learning goals, through structured activities and play. You will work closely with the class teacher and other teaching assistants to develop and maintain an enjoyable and stimulating learning environment, where children feel secure and confident.

The Early Years unit within the school is extremely large, catering to more than 80 children. The right person for the job will therefore need to demonstrate initiative and apply a pro-active approach to tasks and to the fast pace of the environment. You will be competent in contributing to the smooth and efficient running of the nursery, demonstrating and enthusiastic approach, and will be a positive role model for the pupils. The school are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, who will be able to build strong relationships with staff and children alike.

You will need to be adaptable to change, have a positive attitude, demonstrating a strong and reliable work ethic. You will need to be qualified in childcare/as a Teaching Assistant to level 2 (or above/equivalent), have excellent knowledge of Foundation Phase principles and practice, a strong understanding of child development and recent, referenceable experience as a Teaching Assistant within a similar environment.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV today. Please provide details of your qualifications, skills and experience, as outlined above, as well as any further information that you feel will support your application. I am looking begin shortlisting for this vacancy in the next 2 weeks, so please do not delay in sending your CV should you wish to be considered.

Please note that our ability to consider you for this job is subject to our ability to obtain satisfactory references and documentation.

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